Distance education for tobacco reduction with Inuit frontline health workers

@inproceedings{Collins2013DistanceEF,
  title={Distance education for tobacco reduction with Inuit frontline health workers},
  author={Rob Collins and Merryl Hammond and Catherine L. Carry and Dianne Kinnon and Joan Killulark and Janet Nevala},
  booktitle={International journal of circumpolar health},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND Tobacco reduction is a major priority in Canadian Inuit communities. However, many Inuit frontline health workers lacked the knowledge, confidence and support to address the tobacco epidemic. Given vast distances, high costs of face-to-face training and previous successful pilots using distance education, this method was chosen for a national… CONTINUE READING